Putting pressure on himself is what John Wall prefers to do.
Defenses are making a concerted effort to eliminate Bradley Beal as a threat, which is why he's averaging less than 14 points going into tonight's game vs.
The NBA season remains in the early stages. Yet for John Wall, it's not too early for the surging Washington Wizards to make a statement.
Deferring is in the DNA of every true point guard. This year, when it comes to whether or not he's among the NBA's best, John Wall takes it in another direction.
Monday's win, which included the Wizards squandering a 23-point lead and battling back from seven-point deficit in each of two overtimes, is as draining as a back-to-back can get for a team.